Monthly Archives: January 2015

From democrat to autocrat: NATO ally turns back on group’s ideals

By Andrew Finkel Police stage a dawn raid on a large-circulation newspaper armed with warrants to take the editor-in-chief into custody. There can be no image quite so potent of a government that has lost its democratic legitimacy or one … Continue reading

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Turkey’s emerging police state

Sinem Adar Sinem Adar is a Provost’s Postdoctoral Scholar in Sociology at the University of South Florida. Staff members and supporters of Zaman newspaper shout slogans and hold placards reading ‘Free press can not be silenced’ during a protest against … Continue reading

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